Tag: Industry

Gainax

The Future of Anime Studio Gainax – Interview with President Hiroyuki Yamaga and Producer Yasuhiro Takeda

At Connichi 2017, we were given the chance to interview two veterans of the anime industry, and founders of Gainax, President and Director Hiroyuki Yamaga (Mahoromatic, Daicon) and Producer Yasuhiro Takeda (Daicon,...

/ October 16, 2017

The Night is Short, Walk on Girl Q&A with Director Masaaki Yuasa and Producer Eunyoung Choi

The following article is a transcript of a Q&A panel with Masaaki Yuasa, director of The Tatami Galaxy, Lu Over The Wall and The Night is Short, Walk On Girl, and...

/ September 17, 2017
Mangaka

How Mangaka Get Paid For Their Series and Royalties For Anime

Earlier this week, the mangaka for The Disastrous Life of Saiki K., Shuichi Aso, tweeted that he hasn’t received “a single yen” of royalties from Saiki K. becoming an anime series, or a...

/ September 7, 2017
Haikyuu

Haikyuu!! Q&A Panel with Director Susumu Mitsunaka and Producer Wakana Okamura

The following article is a transcript of a Q&A panel with Wakana Okamura, producer at TOHO animation (Haikyuu!!, My Hero Academia, Psycho-Pass, Blood Battlefront Blockade), and Susumu Mitsunaka (director of Haikyuu!!...

/ August 9, 2017
Studio Ghibli

Studio Ghibli is Paying Animators Well Comparatively

With the news that Hayao Miyazaki is making a brand new “last” film, comes the hiring of new animators for Studio Ghibli, who let the creative staff go after production on...

/ May 31, 2017

A Silent Voice’s Brilliant Staff Behind The Kyoto Animation Classic

It’s only once a generation we’re blessed enough to get directors like Kyoto Animation’s Naoko Yamada. A director who is able to invoke emotions and feelings in you that didn’t realise...

/ April 21, 2017

Crunchyroll and Funimation Announce Streaming, Home Video Partnership

Funimation and Crunchyroll have announced a very unexpected but welcome partnership deal that giving even more to the fans.

/ September 9, 2016